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Which is correct?

1 It occurred on / in the morning of the fifteenth.

2 She was born in / on April 10th.
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It occurred on the morning of the fifteenth.
it occurred on the fifteenth, in the morning.

She was born on April 10th.
She was born in April, on the 10th.
   
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Thanks, but why?

Normally, we say "in the morning", in April".
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Normally, we say "in the morning", in April".


That's true, bear_bear, except when there is a date immediately after the preposition or in the vicinity as well as in the presence of an adjective, in which case you are forced to use "on."

We normally say "in the morning/afternoon/evening," but we say:

- on the morning of April 10th OR on April 10th in the morning

- on a cold morning

- on a windy afternoon
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